Deseret News
Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker discusses his state of the city speech Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013 in the Salt Lake City and County building. He has announced three appointments for different positions.

SALT LAKE CITY — Mayor Ralph Becker has announced new appointments in three city positions.

Nichol Bourdeaux is the new deputy director of Housing and Neighborhood Development. Bourdeaux served for five years as director of the Sorenson Unity Center and has more than 15 years of experience working for nonprofit and government agencies.

Todd Reese is the new director of Parks and Public Lands. Reese previously served as parks director in the Chicago suburb of Downers Grove and has more than 25 years of experience in the parks and recreation arena. He is a licensed landscape architect.

Marina Scott is the new city treasurer, moving from her previous position over the past seven years as deputy city treasurer. Scott has worked in the city finance department since 2005.